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Facial Expression Recognition using Gabor Wavelet

International Journal of Computer Applications
© 2013 by IJCA Journal
Volume 68 - Number 23
Year of Publication: 2013
Mahesh Kumbhar
Manasi Patil
Ashish Jadhav

Mahesh Kumbhar, Manasi Patil and Ashish Jadhav. Article: Facial Expression Recognition using Gabor Wavelet. International Journal of Computer Applications 68(23):13-17, April 2013. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Mahesh Kumbhar and Manasi Patil and Ashish Jadhav},
	title = {Article: Facial Expression Recognition using Gabor Wavelet},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2013},
	volume = {68},
	number = {23},
	pages = {13-17},
	month = {April},
	note = {Full text available}


Facial expression recognition (FER) has good applications in different aspects of day-to-day life. But not yet realized due to unavailability of effective expression recognition techniques. This paper discusses the application of Gabor filter based feature extraction by using feed-forward neural networks (classifier) for recognition of four different facial expressions from still pictures of the human face. The study presented here gives simple method in facial expression recognition. The study presented here gives 72. 50% recognition of facial expression for the entire database of JAFEE. In this study the Japanese Female Facial Expression (JAFFE) database used which contains expressers that expressed expressions.


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